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Case No. 22-1591

In re the Marriage of Sherwood

Laura Ann Sherwood, Petitioner-Appellee

Robert Donald Sherwood, Respondent-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant

Sarah K. Franklin and Tyler L. Coe

Attorney for Appellee

Jessica A. Millage and Andrea M. Flanagan

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jul 13, 2023

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Dallas County, Michael Jacobsen, Judge.  AFFIRMED AND REMANDED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Schumacher and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (14 pages)

            Robert Sherwood appeals the district court’s order requiring him to pay temporary spousal support to Laura Sherwood during their marriage dissolution proceedings.  Laura defends the support and requests appellate attorney fees.  OPINION HOLDS: Because we find the district court’s award of temporary spousal support equitable, we affirm.  We also agree that Laura is entitled to appellate attorney fees and remand for the district court to determine a reasonable amount.

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